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Pilot scheme sees innovative new bins to tackle gum mess

Wandsworth Council has signed a major contract with a pioneering chewing gum recycling company to help keep those white splodges off borough streets.

15 Aug 19

Wandsworth Council secures another approval to build more homes as part of its 1,000 Homes Programme

The council, advised by Tibbalds Planning and Urban Design, has been given the go ahead for an infill development scheme on a site in Putney creating 41 more homes as part of its 1,000 homes programme.

14 Aug 19

Sign up for Brighter Living

There's still time to book your place on next month's Brighter Living Fair. 

13 Aug 19

Free virtual reality theatre coming to Nine Elms

Residents of the Savona, Patmore and Carey Gardens estates and surrounding area are invited to free weekly virtual theatre screenings from this autumn.

16 Aug 19

Summer celebration of borough’s libraries

As the council’s summer-long celebration of the borough’s libraries comes to an end, the senior councillor responsible for the service has been meeting archivists at the Wandsworth Heritage Service who work to preserve the borough’s written past.

16 Aug 19

Wandsworth revises tenancy policy to provide more security

Wandsworth Council has revealed its new Tenancy Policy and Strategy.

06 Aug 19

Consultation on policies to tackle violence against women and girls

Residents are being urged to help devise a new strategy aimed at preventing violence against women and girls.

07 Aug 19

If you want to have your say in any future election make sure you return your voting forms

The council’s annual electoral canvass is now underway as town hall staff update the electoral register to make sure it includes the names of every eligible voter.

01 Aug 19

National Lottery funded project restores Tooting Bec Lido’s historic landmark features

Thanks to National Lottery players, Tooting Bec Lido’s important landmark heritage features have been restored and preserved for the enjoyment of future generations.

01 Aug 19

Minister visits Battersea to mark 100th anniversary of the dawn of social housing

New Housing Minister Esther McVey met housing estate residents in Battersea today (Wednesday) during a visit to a new Wandsworth Council home building scheme that’s providing 57 new council homes for local people to rent.

31 Jul 19

Construction tops out for new affordable homes at Winstanley & York Road Estate

Construction work for 46 new affordable homes at Winstanley & York Road Estate officially ‘topped out’ this week.

25 Jul 19

Wandsworth sets out green ambition

Wandsworth Council has set itself the target of becoming the greenest borough in inner London.

18 Jul 19

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